NIAB EMR Research Tours


NIAB EMR Research Tours

Keep up to date with the latest fruit research and scientific developments

The scope of work at NIAB EMR is hugely impressive from new varieties through to pest control and water efficiency. Fruit Focus offers the ideal opportunity to take a guided tour encompassing NIAB EMR Research's latest fruit research.

  • WET Centre Tours: Presentation by Mark Else, with additional presentations by Celine Silva on Beespoke project with wildflower strips and by Adam Walker on Capsid control
  • Plum Demonstration Centre Tours: Presentation by Scott Raffle and/or Marzena Lipska with additional presentation by Charles Whitfield on precision dosing and/or fluorometer
  • Viticulture Centre Tours: Presentation by Scott Raffle with additional presentation by Flora O’Brien on cover crops and soil health

Check the schedule at a glance for tour timing & 

all tours leave from meeting point nearby the NIAB EMR marquee.

CPD points at Fruit Focus

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BASIS Professional Register members will have the opportunity to collect four BASIS CPD points.To collect their points members should head to the BASIS standand present their membership card for scanning, those without a card can simply fill in a form with their details.


The National Register of Sprayer Operators (NRoSO) was formed in 2003. The scheme has in excess of 20,000 members and has evolved to offer the following benefits. To collect points members should head to the organiser's office with their contact details and membership number.